What We Offer

– Full Day – Nursery and Pre-K through Grade 8
– Free Universal Pre-K
– Multi-Talented, Dedicated Faculty
– Band, including violin
– Integrated Algebra Regents Class for Grade 8
– SMART Boards in every classroom
– Technology Lab/Laptops/Wireless Internet, Tablets for Grades 7 and 8
– Spanish Program
– Mary Germano Higher Academic Achievement Program – Grs. 7-8
– Title I, ELL
– Guidance Counselor
– New York City Lunch Program (see below)
– Breakfast Program (see below)
– Clubs
– Afterschool Program (see below)
– Art Program
– Gospel Choir
– Full Time Nurse

Afterschool Center

The SsJA Afterschool Center is open on school days from 3:10 PM to 6PM. Since the hours of attendance vary for each child, at least two or more of the following activities will take place each day: homework time, play time, snack time, arts & crafts, game time. Read More

Breakfast and Lunch

Our breakfast program begins at 7AM, with the last serving at 7:30. A nutritious cold breakfast will be served, and teachers will supervise the children. If you are interested, fill out this registration form. To find out if you qualify for free school meals, go to